At the dark end of the street : black women, rape, and resistance- a new history of the civil rights movement from Rosa Parks to the rise of black power
Danielle L. McGuire
Alfred A. Knopf
xxii, 324 s., illustreret, 25 cm.
Prologue: at the dark end of the street. They'd kill me if I told. Negroes every day are being molested. Walking in pride and dignity. There's open season on Negroes now. It was like all of us had been raped. A black woman's body was never hers alone. Sex and civil rights. ... Power to the ice pick. Epilogue: we all lived in fear for years Vis mere Vis mindre